×

NCI Dessert Theatre - But Why Bump Off Barnaby?

May 31 - June 2, 2017 @7PM. Tickets $10 in advance, or $12 at the door. Learn More... 

 

A Steinbach tradition will continue Sunday as the Eastman Choral Society presents its Easter Sunrise Service at Grace Mennonite Church. Conductor Michael Dueck says they will have about 30 singers in the choir this year. He notes this service always draws a certain group of people who sign up to sing in the choir.

"It varies every year because it's a community chorus that anybody can sign up for per event. It seems we attract people that just want to sing and sometimes we get people that just really, really enjoy this particular service and so they really go out of their way to make sure that they can the rehearsals and participate in this. They really enjoy not only the getting up and working through the music, but just being able to celebrate with the sounds and celebrate with the community."

Dueck says he has attended this service for many years and that influenced the music he has chosen now that he is the director.

"I was one of those people who just got really, really thrilled with the music that we sang, Easter hymns and other songs that are related are some of my favourites. So I got to choose some of my favourites like "Crown Him with Many Crowns" or "Christ Arose", "Thine is the Glory" and "Christ the Lord is Risen Today". These are some of the things that we'll get to do congregationally with everybody. This is a participatory service."

Dueck says there will also be plenty of special music by the choir, soloist Sheila Ardies and the Winnipeg Brass Quintet.

The service begins at 7:00 a.m.

×

NCI Dessert Theatre - But Why Bump Off Barnaby?

May 31 - June 2, 2017 @7PM. Tickets $10 in advance, or $12 at the door. Learn More... 

 

More Local News

Falk Very Pleased With Conservative Leader Results

The Member of Parliament for Provencher says he's very pleased with the results from this weekend's Conservative leader election. Ted Falk says he supported Andrew Scheer from the beginning and…

14 Year Old Crashes Truck

Two teenage girls from Winnipeg were treated at hospital and released following a single-vehicle rollover Sunday morning near Ile des Chenes. Police were called to the intersection of Highway 59 and…

Crash Kills Ste.Agathe Man

Police say the man involved in the single vehicle collision near St.Adolphe Wednesday night has died. St.Pierre RCMP say an officer on patrol came across a pickup truck in the ditch at the…

A Few Extra Dogs Roamed The Streets Of Ste Anne On Sunday

The Ste Anne Lions Club held their annual Walk for Dog Guides Sunday afternoon. Chris Barnard is a member of the Ste Anne Lion's Club and he notes this is their sixth year holding this event which…

Mischief At Steinbach Mini Storage

Steinbach RCMP say there was mischief at the mini storage compound on McKenzie Avenue in Steinbach. It reportedly happened sometime in the last two weeks. Police say a suspect cut the lock on one of…

Garage Broken Into On Parkwood

Steinbach RCMP are looking for those responsible for a theft in the city. Police say some time between Sunday at 8 pm and Monday at 6 am, a suspect or suspects entered a garage in Parkwood Cove,…

ATV Stolen In Steinbach

Steinbach RCMP are investigating the theft of an ATV. Police say sometime between April 27th and May 25th, a 2001 Yamaha Raptor 660 was taken. The ATV had no plate. It was taken from a yard on…

City Hall Expansion Completed

The parking lot at Steinbach City Hall will soon be back to normal. A temporary building was erected there last year to accommodate the expansion of city hall. Paul Penner, Operations Manager for the…

Daman Upbeat About Proposed St. Adolphe Senior's/Daycare Campus

The chair of Niverville Heritage Holdings says plans are progressing well for a new senior's housing and child daycare campus in St. Adolphe. It would be built on the site of the former personal care…

Approximately 160 People Take Part In The Steinbach Life Hike

Approximately 160 people took part in the annual Life Hike in Steinbach Saturday morning. Yvette Chartier is a committee member with Life's Vision La Broquerie Steinbach. She says they are a branch…

Relay For Life Surpasses Fundraising Goal

A local Cancer survivor says she's blown away by the support and the generosity shown by the community at Steinbach's Relay For Life held on Saturday. Sam Lajoie notes she has been Cancer free since…

Pansy Chapel Eyes More Space For Kids

The Pastor for Pansy Chapel says in Biblical times, crowds followed John The Baptist into the wilderness and now it seems people are flocking to the wilderness of Pansy to go to church. Dylan Barkman…

It's Community Shred Day

It is Community Shred Day at Valeant Pharmaceuticals in Steinbach. Residents of the Southeast are being given a chance to have their confidential paperwork shredded for free between the hours of 10…

A Few Concerns Over La Broquerie Trail Project

Plans to implement the trails project in the Rural Municipality of La Broquerie continues. Second and third reading of the Secondary Plan Bylaw was tabled during council's meeting on Wednesday due to…

Relay For Life Today At MHV

There has been a change in format this year for the Steinbach Relay for Life which raises funds for the Canadian Cancer Society. The event will run from noon to midnight this Saturday rather than 5…

MCC Brings Forced Migration Simulation To Gretna

Experience just a taste of what millions of refugees around the world have gone through during a forced migration simulation in Gretna. After the news that Gretna would host a reception centre for…

AMM Cautiously Watching For Bill 36 Decision

"We're watching it cautiously." Those are the words of Chris Goertzen, President for Association of Manitoba Municipalities, in response to Bill 36. This bill which has been introduced by the…

Man Charged In Morning School Bus Collision

A 19-year old male driver from Grunthal has been charged under the Highway Traffic Act after a collision shortly before 9:00 Friday morning involving a pickup truck and a school bus. The collision…
2016 05 4h

4-H Clubs Cleaning Roadsides Saturday

A word of caution to motorists that 4-H clubs in the province will be taking part in their annual highway cleanup campaign Saturday. Clayton Robins is Executive Director of the Manitoba 4-H Council.…

BLSD Developing Action Response to Truth and Reconciliation Calls to Action

A boost in Indigenous education is on the way for Border Land School Division students and staff. The division includes schools in Sprague and Vita. Officials are currently looking at how to bring…

Steinbachonline.com is Steinbach's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Search the Biz Guide

Get Better Together via Telehealth

30 May 2017 1:00 pm

TBA





Back to Nature Nordic Hiking Program

01 June 2017 9:00 am

Pat Porter Active Living Center, Steinbach





Veteran's Appreciation Night

02 June 2017 7:00 pm

Steinbach Legion





Community Compost Depots

03 June 2017 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Woodlawn School & Stonybrook Middle School, Steinbach





Login